Women of Excellence

Announcing the 5th Annual Woman of Excellence Award

The Women of Excellence award is given on an annual basis by the MOA to recognize a female osteopathic physician who has provided exemplary leadership in the field of medicine. 

Qualifications: Female osteopathic physician who is a current member of the MOA and exhibits leadership for the profession or the advancement of women in the field of medicine. 

Application Process: She may nominate herself or be nominated by another osteopathic physician of the MOA in the form of a letter of nomination describing why she believes she qualifies for the award. A current CV is also required. Please address the following questions in your nomination letter:

  • What things makes the candidate uniquely qualified to receive the award?
  • What contributions have they made to the profession? (articles, lectures, committee involvement, teaching, leadership)
  • What has the candidate done to demonstrate their commitment to leadership?

Nominations must be submitted by April 1, 2020. The Women of Excellence Committee will review nominations and select a recipient by April 15, 2020.

Award recipients will be honored at the Women of Excellence Reception which will take place during the Michigan Osteopathic Association’s Annual Spring Scientific Convention in May 2020 at The Westin Hotel in Southfield, MI. Further event details will be available in 2020.

2020 Women of Excellence Nomination form


Past Award Recipients:

2019: Kathleen Rollinger, DO

2018: Myral Robbins, DO, FAAFP, FACOFP

2017: Carol Monson, DO

2016: Dorothy Carnegie, DO